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News: Ronimo Games Interview: Swords and Soldiers

Ronimo Games Interview: Swords and Soldiers

The recently announced Swords and Soldiers is shaping up to be one of the more interesting WiiWare titles we've seen.

An unusual mix of RTS and side-scrolling action, the gorgeous 2D visuals should ensure the game stands out from the rest of the WiiWare crowd. In order to learn a little more about the title itself, we got in touch with Fabian Akker of developer Ronimo Games. Nintendo Life: Can you..

News: Shin'en Interview - Fun! Fun! Minigolf

Shin'en Interview - Fun! Fun! Minigolf

We're massive fans of Shin'en here at WiiWare World, having enjoyed the output of the German developer for many years now. Iridion II is easily one of our favourite GBA shooters and Nanostray 2 recently rocked our socks off on the DS.

So as you might imagine the news that Shin'en are to produce titles for Nintendo's WiiWare service understandably got us very excited indeed, and we therefore..

News: RiverMan Media Interview - MadStone

RiverMan Media Interview - MadStone

MadStone was confirmed back in June and it appears to be shaping up to be a pretty solid puzzle title for the WiiWare service. Keen to know more about the mysterious developers RiverMan Media, we tracked down brothers Jacob Stevens and Paul Stevens and asked them nicely if they wouldn't mind answering a few questions about the soon to be released game. Happily for us they were only too happy to oblige...

WiiWare World: Can you tell our readers a bit about how Riverman Media got formed? Jacob Stevens: It may sound sentimental, but from the moment our grandfather gave us an NES for Christmas, my brother Paul and I knew we wanted to create games..

News: Empty Clip Studios Interview - Groovin' Blocks

Empty Clip Studios Interview - Groovin' Blocks

After the surprise announcement of an intriguing new action/puzzle game with the funky name of Groovin’ Blocks we really wanted to know a bit more. Could this fusion of Rock Band and Lumines be one to look out for when it hits the WiiWare service tomorrow in the USA?

Thankfully Francois Bertrand, the co-founder of Empty Clip Studios managed to take time out of his busy schedule to give WiiWare..

News: 2D Boy Interview - World Of Goo

2D Boy Interview - World Of Goo

As the much anticipated World of Goo draws ever closer to release we thought it would be a good time to catch up with Ron and Kyle, the masterminds behind 2D Boy to find out a bit more about the most recent developments.

Thankfully the dynamic duo were only too happy to answer our questions. Read on and find out what’s new in the World of Goo: WiiWare World: For those who have been living in a..

News: Goldeneye Locked In Legal Limbo

Goldeneye Locked In Legal Limbo

WAAAAY back in the mists of time we reported that Nintendo was looking to bring Rare’s N64 classic Goldeneye to the Virtual Console.

Soon afterwards it became clear that it wasn’t going to happen, and to make matters worse, it looked as if Rare’s new owners might bring the game to their 360 console via the Xbox Live Arcade service, albeit in...

News: Abstraction Games Interview - Potpourrii

Abstraction Games Interview - Potpourrii

We love a good puzzler here at WiiWare World, and Abstraction Games upcoming game, Potpourrii is looking to be one of the more interesting ones coming up. Many people had assumed this was just a simple Bust-A-Move clone with a circular spin, but it seems there is more to it than just that.

As the release date for Potpourrii draws ever closer we thought it was high time to catch up with Ralph Egas,..

News: JV Games Interview - Pong Toss

JV Games Interview - Pong Toss

With the upcoming release of the controversial WiiWare title Frat Party Games - Pong Toss, we thought it would be a good time to get some inside information on the title. We were fortunate enough to catch up with Jag Jaeger, co-founder and VP of JV Games and he was kind enough to take time out of his busy schedule to do an interview with WiiWare World. Here's what Jag had to tell us in this exclusive interview.

Wiiware World: What gave you the idea to translate this frat party game into a videogame? Jag Jaeger The reasons are many, but the main goal for Frat Party Games is to create simple and fun games where a player doesn’t have t..

News: Bplus Interview #2 - Plättchen - Twist 'n' Paint

Bplus Interview #2 - Plättchen - Twist 'n' Paint

Way back in March we caught up with the charismatic Bernd Geiblinger of Bplus, the Austrian developers of the upcoming WiiWare game Plättchen - Twist 'n' Paint. It was a fascinating insight into this mysterious game, but we were still left wondering quite how the gameplay would work in practice.

Seeing as the game is finally due this month in America we thought it would be rude not to pester Bernd..

News: High Voltage Interview - Animales de la Muerte

High Voltage Interview - Animales de la Muerte

Update: Animales is NOT coming to WiiWare now!

We've been keeping a keen eye trained on Animales de la Muerte for some time now; this gloriously bloodthursty comic shooter certainly has what it takes to catch the eye, but what's the story behind its development? We demanded answers, and we got them. The awesomely named Chad Kent - Executive Producer for High Voltage Software - is the guy who..

News: Telltale Games Interview - Strong Bad's Cool Game

Telltale Games Interview - Strong Bad's Cool Game

Strong Bad's Cool Game For Attractive People (SBCG4AP for short) is perhaps one of the most anticipated upcoming WiiWare releases. When it was first announced it came as a real surprise, as people were not expecting a point and click adventure game based on one of the most popular flash cartoon series at all!

We recently caught up with Mark Darin, a...

News: Oxygen Games Interview - Pirates: The Key of Dreams

Oxygen Games Interview - Pirates: The Key of Dreams

With the anticipation level building for the upcoming WiiWare title Pirates: The Key of Dreams, we decided to check in with Phil Merricks, Project Manager at Oxygen Games to find out a little more information about the game. Phil was kind enough to answer a few of our questions and you can find out what he had to tell WiiWare World in this exclusive interview.

WiiWare World: How long has Pirates:..

News: Big Blue Bubble Interview - Home Sweet Home

Big Blue Bubble Interview - Home Sweet Home

Home decorating simulator Home Sweet Home is Big Blue Bubble's first title for Nintendo's WiiWare service. Keen to know a little more about this interesting title, we got in touch with the developer's CEO Damir Slogar, and asked him a few questions.

WiiWare World: Could you give us a brief history of your studio? What other notable projects have you been involved with? Damir Slogar: Big Blue Bubble..

News: Luc Bernard Talks Eternity's Child, Rose Princess and Uwe Boll

Luc Bernard Talks Eternity's Child, Rose Princess and Uwe Boll

Luc Bernard’s Eternity’s Child has been on the WiiWare radar for some time now thanks to its gorgeous visuals and unique setting, so many people were surprised when the talented Anglo-French developer was interviewed recently and publicly stated that he was disappointed with his work.

We got in touch with this enigmatic young gent and asked him about his titles, his views on other WiiWare games..

News: Ghostfire Games Interview - Helix

Ghostfire Games Interview - Helix

Since we don't have a lot of information about Helix, the upcoming release from Texas based developer Ghostfire Games, we recently contacted their CEO, Ed Roman about setting up a possible interview. Ed was kind enough to take time out of his busy schedule to do a telephone interview with WiiWare World.

Find out what he had to tell WiiWare World in this exclusive interview: WiiWare World: On the..

News: D2C Games Interview: SPOGS Racing

D2C Games Interview: SPOGS Racing

Since the very first screenshot in Nintendo Power many of our readers have been itching to find out more about SPOGS Racing.

This looks set to be a fun arcade racing game, where you can smash into your opponents and steal their parts. Rather than playing as a whole car, you just play as a wheel – you can tell this game doesn’t take itself too seriously. To give you the inside scoop on this..

News: Hudson Interview - Alien Crush, Bomberman, Tetris, Blue Oasis

Hudson Interview - Alien Crush, Bomberman, Tetris, Blue Oasis

Hudson is a company that needs little introduction. One of the first publishers to flock to the legendary NES console, Hudson has continued to be a solid Nintendo supporter and has recently opened its WiiWare account with the enjoyable Star Soldier R. Needless to say, the veteran publisher also has several other interesting titles on the horizon.

With this in mind, we spoke to Hudson Japan to get..

News: David Braben Inteview: LostWinds

David Braben Inteview: LostWinds

David Braben, founder of Frontier Developments and the man famous for bringing the world such legendary videogames as Elite and Virus, recently gave us the honour of taking part in an exclusive interview.

In it, he talks about Frontier's recent WiiWare release LostWinds and also gives a little insight into the production of the game, the prospect of a sequel and what he thinks of the other WiiWare..

News: Two Tribes Interview - Toki Tori

Two Tribes Interview - Toki Tori

For many people Toki Tori represents the dark horse of the European WiiWare launch. Unless you were a keen Gameboy Color gamer there's a chance that you've never heard of this cute little character before, but he's been given a new lease of life on WiiWare in what is proving to be an extremely promising title.

Sensing that the world needed to know...

News: WiiWare interview - Plättchen Twist 'n' Paint (Bplus)

WiiWare interview - Plättchen Twist 'n' Paint (Bplus)

In our series of exclusive interviews with up and coming WiiWare developers we have been lucky enough to grab a few moments with Bernd Geiblinger, the art director of Plättchen Twist 'n' Paint.

The veteran Viennese developers at Bplus certainly appear switched on and want to make a name for themselves on the new WiiWare service. Let's see what they were able to tell us: WiiWare World: As exclusive..

News: Inside the Mind of Luc Bernard - Eternity's Child Interview

Inside the Mind of Luc Bernard - Eternity's Child Interview

Eternity's Child is the product of the wild and wacky mind of artist Luc Bernard. It's shaping up to be one of the more promising WiiWare releases and is certainly getting a lot of attention thanks to its lush visuals and unique setting.

We caught up with Luc and popped a few questions his way regarding this innovative platform adventure. WW: Eternity's Child has a very unique visual style - what..

News: WiiWare Focus: Interview with Nnooo (Pop)

WiiWare Focus:  Interview with Nnooo (Pop)

Our coverage of the upcoming WiiWare service continues with this exclusive interview with Nic Watt of Nnooo, the small indie studio behind the promising Pop. We caught up with Nic and grilled him on this forthcoming release - here's what he had to say...

WW: How did the concept for Pop come about? NW: Since the Wii was announced I have been thinking a lot about the sorts of games I could make for..

News: WiiWare Focus - Interview with Medaverse (Gravitronix)

WiiWare Focus - Interview with Medaverse (Gravitronix)

Jesse Lowther, lead designer and CEO of Medaverse Studios was kind enough to spill the beans to WiiWare World regarding the latest developments with their upcoming WiiWare title Gravitronix.

Having nailed their colours to the mast and taking the bold step of launching their first game at 500 Wii Points (the price of an NES game) we have to admit to...